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Community Impact Newspaper
October 18, 2012

Donors’ bodies aid researchers, law enforcement agencies

When Daniel Wescott dies, that won’t be the end of his story.

Wescott, director of the Forensic Anthropology Center at Texas State, signed up to become a body donor for the original “body farm” at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.

“Even in their death, donors are able to significantly contribute to society and add to the education of students and to helping solve crime,” Wescott said. “Their bodies will be used for generations to come as well.”

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Thanks to the DeathCare Discussion List for alerting us to this article.


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